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National Museum “The Memorial in Commemoration of Famines’ Victims

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Important Museum Commemorating A Little Known Terror Famine "Holodomor"

This is a small museum devoted to a very important event that is little known outside of Eastern... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
NikoliGogol
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Edmonton, Canada
A moving experience

If you go to one site, this should be it. The memorial is beautiful. But the most important part is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
ngwaybright
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Lviv Oblast, Ukraine
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a small museum devoted to a very important event that is little known outside of Eastern Europe. The museum commemorates the death of millions of people, primarily Ukrainians, in the years 1932-33 when terror tactics were used to confiscate land, farm implements, livestock,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you go to one site, this should be it. The memorial is beautiful. But the most important part is the underground musuem. If you take your time you can listen to the testimonies of Holodomore survivors. Thankfully, they are in English. I will never...More

Thank ngwaybright
Reviewed 8 August 2018

While there is so much sadness in the museum, it is much better to see the outside of the museum, much better place to be

Thank Brenton K
Reviewed 30 July 2018 via mobile

Nice, underground, memorial to the 1932-33 Ukrainian famine. Good (English) video to watch. Small museum, will only take 20 mins. Costs 18.

Thank Dom682014
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

In one year alone over 7 million men women and children were left with no food to a slow death from starvation. Lennon and Stalin were monsters. Please ask upon entry for the English videos and they will play them for you. This was one...More

Thank MariannaDances
Reviewed 25 June 2018

So sad to learn about the millions who starved here in the 1930’s under Soviet rule. Very compelling memorial we stumbled upon walking back to our hotel. Near the Monastery of the Caves.

Thank Steve B
Reviewed 30 May 2018

Very nicely done museum about a very dark page of Ukrainian history. Unfortunately, the museum is tiny and almost everything is in Ukrainian. They have a couple of multimedia terminal that have explanations and videos in English. The survivors’ testimonies are absolutely moving... Entry ticket...More

Thank stillwanderer
Reviewed 16 May 2018 via mobile

On the walk on the Mariylinskyi you pass by the memorial! In a nice place, with a great view to the Dnipro valey!

Thank adibfarid
Reviewed 13 May 2018

The museum itself is located underneath the Holodomor monument and is dedicated to the millions of people who were starved as a result of Stalin's forced agricultural collectivisation policy in the 1930's. The museum is largely in Ukrainian and I wasn't able to understand most...More

Thank leo b
Reviewed 12 May 2018

Museum is dedicated to those who died during Ukrainian famine during years 1932-33. Visited in 11/2016

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